Willis Towers Watson Database Architect in Taguig, Philippines

Database Architect

Date Posted: February 26, 2018


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The Role:

As a Database Architect you will play a key role in supporting Towers Watson’s client facing products. These products include high concurrency highly transactional systems as well as big data systems with complex reporting and business intelligence requirements. The Database Architect will evaluate and improve existing database structures and play a crucial role in creating evolutionary database models for current and future Towers Watson products.

The Database Architect will be required to analyze an array of product offerings and business requirements within the organization. You will work with the product development teams (e.g. engineering, product managers and analysts) to evaluate and identify solutions that meet the needs of the business, utilizing industry standard best practices and creative design techniques to overcome complex business and technical challenges (e.g. maximum performance with complex data sets). Some additional responsibilities include but are not limited to:

  • Work with the Senior Database Architect to define database architectures and communicate those designs to business and engineering partners

  • Analyze existing data design and suggest improvements that promote performance, stability and interoperability.

  • Work with product management and business subject matter experts to translate business requirements into good database design.

  • Provide database architecture leadership and mentor projects consisting of TW employees and outside contractors

  • Maintain the governance model on the database architecture through training, design reviews, code reviews, and progress reviews.

  • Participate in the development of Database Architecture and Roadmaps in support of business strategies

  • Establish and maintain database architecture standards and best practices

  • Participle in the evaluation of emerging technology and tools

The Business:

We deliver benefits outsourcing services to hundreds of clients and more than seven million participants around the globe. Our high-quality administration solutions are provided by our client-focused benefit teams, our proprietary benefits administration software and our dedicated, onshore benefits call center.

We have been benefit consultants for more than 130 years and have been delivering high-quality benefits administration outsourcing services for more than 30 years. We leverage that experience with our clients to deliver practical and local benefits outsourcing solutions. When you work with Willis Towers Watson, you get a team that understands benefits administration and can quickly come up to speed on your organization’s plans. And you get access to state-of-the-art technology with proven processes that are so critical in today’s complex benefit environment.

The Requirements:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 8 -10+ years of related experience.

  • Strong experience in databases, tools and methodologies

  • UNIX

  • Oracle

  • Data Analysis, Data Modeling, Data Integration, Data Warehousing, Database Design

  • Experience with database performance evaluation and remediation

  • Develops strategies for data acquisitions, archive recovery and implementation

  • Be able to design and develop Databases, Data Warehouses and Multidimensional Databases

  • SQL development experience (PL/SQL, Views, Stored Procedures, Indexes….)

  • Experience with browser based web applications delivered over the Internet that support high user concurrency

  • Experience working with large relational databases

  • Ability to develop database strategies for flexible high performance reporting and business intelligence

  • Experience using data modeling tools & methodology

  • Experience working within an Agile Scrum Software Development Life Cycle, across varying levels of Agile maturity

  • Experience working with geographically distributed scrum teams

  • Excellent verbal and writing skills, including the ability to research, design, and write new documentation, as well as to maintain and improve existing material

  • Some functional knowledge in one or more of the following areas is a PLUS: Pension, Payroll & Accounting Administrations systems

  • Some travel required (10-15%)

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer

Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to, among other things, race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, status as a protected veteran, or disability.

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Unsolicited Contact: Any unsolicited resumes/candidate profiles submitted through our web site or to personal e-mail accounts of employees of Willis Towers Watson are considered property of Willis Towers Watson and are not subject to payment of agency fees. In order to be an authorized Recruitment Agency/Search Firm for Willis Towers Watson, any such agency must have an existing formal written agreement signed by an authorized Willis Towers Watson recruiter and an active working relationship with the organization. Resumes must be submitted according to our candidate submission process, which includes being actively engaged on the particular search. Likewise, for our authorized Recruitment Agencies/Search Firms, if the candidate submission process is not followed, no agency fees will be paid by Willis Towers Watson. Willis Towers Watson is an equal opportunity employer.


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  • Location:Taguig, Manila, PH

  • Date Posted:February 26, 2018